Rana Daggubati: News

Predominantly known for his work in Telugu movies, Rana Daggubati, is an actor, producer, entrepreneur, and visual effects co-ordinator in Telugu, Hindi, and Tamil cinema. Born in Chennai in 1984, he did his schooling in Chennai and Hyderabad. Grandson of noted Telugu producer D Ramanaidu and the son of filmmaker D Suresh Babu, Daggubati made his debut in the Tollywood industry in 2010 with 'Leader'. Notably, his first Telugu film became one of the highest-grossing movies of the industry and helped him bag the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut—South. In the following year, he made a debut in Bollywood with the film 'Dum Maaro Dum' opposite Bipasha Basu. He was yet again conferred the Zee Cine Award for Best Male Debut for his Bollywood debut. In the same year, he was seen in the Telugu 'Nenu Naa Rakshasi', which was a huge box-office bomb. After giving several movies over the next three years, he was seen in 'Baahubali: The Beginning', playing the antagonist. 'Baby', 'Ghazi', and 'Baahubali 2' are also among the highest-grossing films of Daggubati. He is the head of Ramanaidu Studios, one of the largest production houses in India. In August 2020, Daggubati tied the knot with interior designer Miheeka Bajaj.

19 Dec 2022

South Indian Cinema

Year wrap: Most underrated South Indian movies of 2022

This year has been an eventful one for the South Indian entertainment industry.

30 Jun 2022

Tollywood

Rana Daggubati, Sai Pallavi's 'Virata Parvam' OTT details out!

Telugu film Virata Parvam starring Rana Daggubati and Sai Pallavi in the lead roles is set to get a digital release.

22 Jun 2022

Mohanlal

'Ayyappanum Koshiyum,' 'Cold Case': 5 must-watch thrillers of Prithviraj Sukumaran

Sometimes you want movies to tickle your funny bone and sometimes you want them to make you feel good.

18 Jun 2022

Nandita Das

'Virata Parvam' review: Sai Pallavi makes it a must-watch

Sai Pallavi and Rana Daggubati's latest Telugu film Virata Parvam hit the big screens on Friday.

15 Jun 2022

Social Media

Why is Sai Pallavi trending on social media?

During a promotional activity for her upcoming film Virata Parvam, South Indian actor Sai Pallavi spoke about the importance of supporting the oppressed.

06 Jun 2022

Tollywood

5 takeaways from Rana Daggubati, Sai Pallavi's 'Virata Parvam' trailer

After a long wait, the makers of Rana Daggubati and Sai Pallavi's upcoming film Virata Parvam released its trailer on Sunday.

31 May 2022

Nandita Das

'Virata Parvam': Rana Daggubati, Sai Pallavi-starrer gets new release date

Fans of actor Rana Daggubati are in for a treat!

07 Apr 2022

Non-Fungible Tokens

All we know about Rana Daggubati's metaverse firm, Ikonz

Metaverse is all the rage right now.

25 Feb 2022

Pawan Kalyan

'Bheemla Nayak' feels different from 'Ayyappanum Koshiyum' but has similarities

Telugu film Bheemla Nayak finally hit the theaters on February 25 (Friday).

22 Feb 2022

Pawan Kalyan

'Bheemla Nayak': What we know of Pawan Kalyan-Rana Daggubati's film?

Bheemla Nayak releases on February 25 and before that, makers dropped its trailer on Monday late evening.

18 Feb 2022

Pawan Kalyan

'Bheemla Nayak' to stream on this OTT platform post-theatrical release?

Even before its theatrical release on February 25, reports about Pawan Kalyan and Rana Daggubati-led Bheemla Nayak's OTT premiere are all over the internet.

16 Feb 2022

Pawan Kalyan

Pawan Kalyan-led 'Bheemla Nayak' sets box office clash with 'Ghani'

Bheemla Nayak finally gets a release date!

05 Jan 2022

Telugu Films

In making since years, Rana Daggubati's '1945' finally getting released

Rana Daggubati has a long list of films waiting for release.

03 Jan 2022

Sai Pallavi

'Virata Parvam': Sai Pallavi's poster is both beautiful and intense

Rana Daggubati gave a gift to his fans on New Year.

14 Dec 2021

Telugu Films

'Virata Parvam': Rana Daggubati-Sai Pallavi's stellar chemistry amid rousing speech

On Rana Daggubati's birthday, makers of his upcoming film Virata Parvam released a short teaser.

06 Dec 2021

Pawan Kalyan

'Bheemla Nayak's 'Adavi Thalli Maata' review: Strong lyrics, minimalistic music

The fourth single from Pawan Kalyan's Bheemla Nayak was shared recently.

22 Sep 2021

Entertainment

Rana Daggubati and uncle Venkatesh to star in Netflix series

Netflix is churning out an Indian adaptation of the popular American crime drama series Ray Donovan.

ED summons Rakul Preet Singh, Ravi Teja and Rana Daggubati

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to top Telugu stars and director in a four-year-old drugs case.

30 Jul 2021

Pooja Hegde

Celebrate Makar Sankranti 2022 with Prabhas, Mahesh Babu, Pawan Kalyan's movies

Next year's Makar Sankranti (or Sankranthi in South) will see a literal Clash of the Titans, as several high-budget Telugu films will release that day.

21 Apr 2021

John Abraham

John Abraham backing Malayalam hit thriller, 'Ayyappanum Koshiyum' Hindi remake

John Abraham will be bankrolling the Hindi remake of the hit Malayalam movie Ayyappanum Koshiyum under his JA Entertainment banner.

25 Mar 2021

COVID-19 India

'Haathi Mere Saathi': Hindi version postponed due to COVID-19 surge

Makers of Haathi Mere Saathi have decided to postpone the release of the Hindi version of the multilingual film in view of the rising COVID-19 cases in the northern markets.

31 May 2020

Tollywood

Rana Daggubati, Miheeka Bajaj to tie the knot in August

Telugu movie star Rana Daggubati took his fans by surprise as he announced his engagement with girlfriend Miheeka Bajaj, earlier this month.

13 May 2020

Baahubali

Who is Miheeka Bajaj, actor Rana Daggubati's fiancé?

We know it will break your heart but we need to say it: Rana Daggubati is taken!

06 May 2020

India

Akshay, Ajay join Dharavi rappers to raise awareness about COVID-19

The rappers of Dharavi are doing what they do best: mixing art with reality.

21 Oct 2019

London

'Baahubali' first non-English film to screen at Royal Albert Hall

Adding yet another feather in its cap, the multi-starrer magnum opus by SS Rajamouli, Baahubali: The Beginning became the first non-English film to be screened at the iconic Royal Albert Hall in London, on Saturday.

02 Sep 2019

Akshay Kumar

Prabhas' 'Saaho' beats Shahid Kapoor's 'Kabir Singh' in opening weekend

Prabhas starrer Saaho, one of the most-anticipated movies of 2019, turned out to be a disappointment for audiences and critics.

08 Aug 2019

Saif Ali Khan

Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan set to reunite after 7 years

Ajay Devgn seems to be on a multi-starrer project spree these days.

25 Jul 2019

Prabhas

Who's this mystery girl with Aryan Khan in viral picture?

Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan, who recently impressed all with his voice-over skills in The Lion King, is back in news.

23 Jul 2019

Prabhas

Aryan Khan to make big screen debut with Prabhas-starrer 'Hiranyakashipu'?

After impressing audiences with his voice-over skills in the recently released The Lion King, Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan will now be turning to the big screen.

28 Feb 2019

Akshay Kumar

Johnny-Jamie Lever to spice up humor quotient in 'Housefull 4'

The popular Housefull franchise is coming up with the fourth installment and the movie is going to have an ensemble cast.

17 Dec 2018

Karan Johar

On Koffee-couch, Rajamouli shows how KJo pouts, leaves everyone laughing

Karan Johar's popular talk show Koffee With Karan is a televised social hub of the film fraternity, and we love to watch the little gupshups among our favorite superstars.

19 Nov 2018

India

IFFI 2018: Bollywood bigwigs to take classes, deliver sessions

Prasoon Joshi, Meghna Gulzar, David Dhawan, and Shoojit Sircar are among some of the Bollywood personalities who will attend the 49th IFFI as part of the movie gala's Masterclasses and In-Conversations sessions.

01 Nov 2018

Mumbai

Rana Daggubati excited to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

Nana Patekar's exit from 'Housefull 4' last month created a buzz in the B-town.

25 Oct 2018

Sridevi

Rana Daggubati, Bejoy Nambiar join MAMI board of trustees

The 20th edition of Jio MAMI Mumbai Festival has added southern star Rana Daggubati and filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar to its board of trustees.

13 May 2018

Ram Charan

Casting couch: Ram Charan breaks silence on Sri Reddy controversy

Telugu superstar Ram Charan, who is currently basking in the success of his last release 'Rangasthalam', has finally put across his viewpoint about the ongoing casting couch debate.

05 May 2018

Prabhas

'Baahubali 2' opens bigger than 'Dangal', 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' in China

After conquering the Indian and the overseas box office, 'Baahubali 2' has now moved on to China.

Casting-couch: MAA gives in, withdraws the ban on Sri Reddy

After the National Human Rights Commission slapped notices on the Telangana government and the Information and Broadcasting Ministry regarding the practice of casting couch in Tollywood, the Movie Artists Association (MAA) has lifted the ban on Sri Reddy.

11 Apr 2018

Baahubali

Actress Sri Reddy accuses Daggubati's brother of sexually exploiting her

In a startling revelation, Telugu actress Sri Reddy has alleged that the man who had demanded sexual favors from her is Baahubali star Rana Daggubati's brother Abhiram Daggubati.

03 Apr 2018

Baahubali

Telugu film 'C/O Kancharapalem' finds a taker in Rana Daggubati

Rana Daggubati has announced his association with the highly acclaimed Telugu film 'C/O Kancharapalem'.